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Python Python Basics Types and Branching If, Else and Elif

Matthew Del Rosario
Matthew Del Rosario
210 Points

Could elifs be used multiple times?

could a elif be used mutiple times such as

if first_name== matt
   print whatever 
   elif exp
   elif exp 

and so on thanks!

1 Answer

Chris Freeman
MOD
Chris Freeman
Treehouse Moderator 67,986 Points

Hey Matthew Del Rosario, yes you may use any number of elif you wish. Starting with Python 3.10, there is a new match statement that may also work well.